John reveals his top five stories of the day including CJ Prosises' availability for Saturdays matchup vs the Falcons, Clemson's game winner, Odell Beckham Jr. and head coaching changes around the NFL. ESPN College Football Analyst, Brad Edwards joins the show to talk about the National Championship game.
Cliff Avril joins The Professor as he talks about the victory over the Lions, the defensive performance put on by the Seahawks and looking ahead in the playoffs. John takes text questions about the victory and looking ahead towards Atlanta, including how to disrupt the passing game of Atlanta and Devin Hester's potential role as a wide receiver for the Seahawks. The Groz joins the show and provides his thoughts on the playoff game.
John Clayton goes over the top five stories of the day, including Thomas Rawls and the Seahawks running game, the Seahawks offensive line coming together, Paul Richardson's one-handed catch in the endzone, Pete Carroll's praise for Kris Richard and Aaron Rodger's Hail Mary touchdown pass to end the first half. John takes your calls and answers questions and thoughts after the Seahawks victory.
John is joined by Dan Miller, Play by Play Announcer for the Detroit Lions, and talks details about the Detroit Lions coming into CenturyLink Field. The Professor tackles your text-in questions about Stafford's injury, CJ Prosise's playoff status should the Seahawks advance and more. The Groz joins John as they wrap up thoughts on the Seahawks.
John Clayton talks about the top five stories of the day including Pete Carroll's confidence in the running game against the Detroit Lions, Tony McDaniel's injury status for the Wild Card game, Matt Stafford's post-season career, Sean Payton's decision on his coaching staff and Pete Carroll's thoughts on Gus Bradley. John takes calls from the listeners, talking about the Seahawks winning conditions against the Detroit Lions. Gee Scott joins the show as we go "Behind the Lines" right before the Wild Card game.
As he does every week, Sean Salisbury joins the show and does "Four Downs" as he says redshirt freshman Sam Darnold is the best QB that USC has ever had. Also, Jay Gruden fired his entire defensive coaching staff today and Sean says he made a mistake by not hiring Wade Phillips to coach his defense. The Professor answers all your burning text questions. Plus, John is joined by The Groz to talk about whether there's a chance for Devin Hester to make the Hall of Fame as a special teams player.
John kicks things off with the "Top Five Stories of the Day" Russell Wilson says he doesn't really need the knee brace anymore, Cliff Avril says he'd choose Bobby Wagner as the defensive MVP of the league, Chris Petersen tells Brock and Salk he's proud of the season and ready to look ahead, Ian Rapoport says Kyle Shanahan will have a lot of options for head coaching opportunities this offseason, and Kevin Demoff talks about the future of the Rams after firing Jeff Fisher. The newest member of the Seahawks, kick returner Devin Hester joins the professor and talks about his NFL journey this year as his career begins to wind down. He talks about how he was able to get so good at his role. Plus, we go "Behind the Lines" with Gee Scott.
It's Wednesday, so John is joined by Dave Wyman to start off the second hour of the show. The guys look at what's in store for the Seahawks on Saturday going up against the Lions. Later, the Professor answers your texts and tweets and then the hour closes out with a visit from the one and only Groz.
The Seahawks sign the greatest returner ever for their playoff run, they also make a switch at long snapper, and Seattle will also welcome back an old fan favorite against the Lions in the Wild Card round. John discuss all of that and more in Wednesday's top five stories. Later in the hour, ESPN NFL analyst and former All-Pro guard Damien Woody stops by to discuss the NFL Wild Card round with John. Gee Scott joins John as they go Behind the Lines and discuss the signing of Devin Hester.
ESPN Detroit Lions Reporter, Michael Rothstein, joins the Professor via the Venue Kings Hotline. We go around the NFL taking your text questions, and John Clayton talks college football with The Groz.
John Clayton starts off the new year with the top five stories: Seahawks playoff match-up vs. Detroit, the dangerous Packers in the NFC, 49ers have problems bigger than Chip Kelly, Phillip Rivers on the firing of Mike McCoy, and the strength of the Alabama Crimson Tide, Also, the Professor goes behind the lines with Gee Scott, and the Seahawks are excited about the playoff game against the Lions.